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Hgb, Fetal (Stool)

Centralized Core Laboratory : Special Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
HBFST SCMAN
Specimen Type:
Stool
Tube Type:
Stool container
Collection Volume:
1 gram.
Cause for Rejection:
Specimen rejection: specimens already brown (denatured) CANNOT be run.
Storage:
Send immediately to laboratory
Availability:
Daily, 24 hours; STAT
Methodology:
Alkali Denaturation
Special Instructions:
Specimen must be fresh. Specimen must have some visible pink or red color. Brown specimens are unacceptable. Gastric, bloody vomitus, and mucous samples are also acceptable with same criteria as above.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8484
TAT:
2 hours
Additional Info:
Reference range: Normal = Negative
CPT Code:
83033
Synonyms:
APT Test